On December 16, the joint IMD and MIM-Kyiv seminar “Effective Management: Strategy, Organization, Finance, People” will be held in MIM-Kyiv featuring Prof. Peter Lorange, professor of strategic management and IMD President (Switzerland).
The Wall Street Journal today announced that the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon advanced to second place among the top 19 national MBA programs in a survey of 261 full-time programs worldwide.
On October 15 Dr. Yury Navruzov, conducted Master’s Strategy Session for the top management of the Status insurance company. The Session was aimed at the development of the managers’ ability to formulate and implement business strategies.
Finn Kydland, a professor at Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business and the University of California at Santa Barbara, and Carnegie Mellon alumnus and former Carnegie Mellon business school professor Edward Prescott, have won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.
On September 24 MIM-Kyiv celebrated graduation of 25 MBA, AVAL Bank executives who accomplished the second corporate MBA program, conducted within the framework of strategic partnership under the network "Partnership for Effective Management (PEM)".
On September 16, Ms. Corinne Kohler (Dresdener Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.) delivered “Swiss Banking System” presentation to MIM’s students. This class was a continuation of a cooperation started during the study tours.
On August 26 Mr. Olexiy Strelnyk, Mr. Serhiy Veklenko, Gennadiy Rudenko, Olexander Vodotyka, Oksana Korolenko and Alla Voronova, MIM-Kyiv alumni participated in the “Real Skills of the Ukrainian Top-Managers” round table discussion conducted by the “Business” weekly.
Prof. Bohdan Budzan congratulated International Management Institute St. Petersburg during the festivities dedicated to the celebration of the 15-th anniversery of one of the leaders of the Russian business education.
Except for participation in the celebration Prof. Budzan also visited Management Department of the St. Petersburg University.
Ukrainian business education has won international recognition. International Management Institute (IMI-Kyiv) has been awarded unconditional accreditation by CEEMAN’s International Quality (IQA) Award for 5-years period.
State Central Archive of Ukraine which safe keeps unique materials concerning political and social activities in Ukraine and materials on the Ukraine’s outstanding public persons was proud to receive private archive of Dr. Bohdan Dmytrovych Hawrylyshyn, IMI-Kyiv Board of Directors Chairman and well-known public and political figure for safe-keeping.
The new course in strategic bank management computer simulation developed by the joint Center for Innovative Teaching Technologies at IMI-Kyiv and Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business has been implemented in the corporate MBA program for Aval Bank.
Mr. William H. Lash, III Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Market Access and Compliance decided on IMI-Kyiv to give his speech on corporate governance, as he believes that only top school can communicate good corporate governance standards to business community.
Mr. William H. Lash, III Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Market Access and Compliance will speak on Corporate Governance in the International Management Institute (IMI-Kyiv). The lecture will be followed by the discussion.
Prof. Serhiy Golov and Dr. Valentyna Kostiuchenko delivered the presentation “Consolidated Financial Statements in Ukriane: The Requirement of the Time” at the 27th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association (EAA) held in Prague.
This year “MBA Updates” New Project has been started within the framework of IMI-Kyiv Alumni Association activities. Prof. Max Goltsberg and Prof. Lina Khassan-Bek Masters’ seminar on Financial Management of Company’s Growth delivered on March 29 – 30 was the first step in implementing the Project.
How a business school should act towards management community and how to deal with industry was the focus of discussions during efmd External Relations Meeting in Umea in which Ms. Alla Voronova, IMI-Kyiv Marketing and International Relations Director participated in.
Dr. Godwin Wong, Haas School of Business (Berkley, USA) and IMI-Kyiv visiting faculty also serves on board of a several Banks and a number of high tech Silicon Valley ventures. Recently the Wall Street Journal rated the Bank Dr. Wong has been on Board for 9 years and a Chairman of its Investment/Credit/Loan Committee #1 among 1000 US major companies in 76 industries.
Dr. David Lamont, Professor of Strategic Management at the Graduate School of Industrial Administration (GSIA), Carnegie Mellon University (rated #6 by the Wall Street Journal), IMI-Kyiv visit professor came to develop joint course in banking and finance and to introduce IMI-Kyiv students to Global Management Game 2004.
New marketing courses based upon the latest business-education technologies is being developed by Oleksiy Vynogradov, IMI-Kyiv instructor of marketing under his internship in the University of Michigan Business School and Kellog School of Management.
To research partnership opportunities and ways to internationalization of MBA programs Prof. Wulff Plinke, Dean, Mr. Mark Grace, Head of eBusiness and Learning Technologies òà Dr. Hans-Jorg Fechner, Head of Business Simulations from European School of Management and Technology (Germany) came to Kyiv on March 15 – 16.
Prof. David Lamont (Carnegie Mellon University), co-director for the Center of the Innovative Teaching Technologies has come to IMI-Kyiv to develop new mutual courses for Carnegie Mellon University and IMI-Kyiv MBA programs.
On February 27 – 28 “New Business Philosophy” National Ukrainian Business Forum took place in Kyiv. Entrepreneurs, top managers, business consultants and public figures took part in it. IMI-Kyiv assisted in organization of “Economic and Business Education in Ukraine: Clients, Demand and Supply” round-table discussion.
On February 20, Dr. Volodymyr Pospolitak made “New Civil and Commercial Code of Ukraine: regulation of business companies, ownership relationship, and privity of contract. New aspects of securities industry regulation” presentation at the conference “New Civil and Commercial Code of Ukraine and Corporate Governance Issues”.
“Regulating Securities Market in Ukraine within the Framework Set by the New Civil and Commercial Code of Ukraine: Concepts and Classification” by Dr. Volodymyr Pospolitak has been published in “Yurydychny Journal” (Legal Journal) #1 2004.
The Head of Business English Department –Ludmila Yevtushenko was the only representative of Ukraine, who attended an international workshop for language training managers held in Bath (United Kingdom).
Innovative teaching technologies gained additional momentum due to the present given by the Kyiv State City Administration and Mr. Oleksandr Omelchenko, Mayor of Kyiv and IMI-Kyiv member of the Board of Directors.
On January 23, 25 managers from five Ukraine’s regions has started their study under PMD (mini-MBA) program. It is the third open mid-term program executed by the International Management Institute (IMI-Kyiv).
International cooperation with leading business schools has always been IMI-Kyiv’s priority. Leon Kozminsky Academy of Entrepreneurship and Management, LKAEM (Poland) is a long-term partner of IMI-Kyiv. New (till 2008) cooperation agreement with LKAEM, the only Central European’s EQUIS-accredited business-school, IMI-Kyiv long-term partner, has been signed recently.